The Intersection - The Insurance-Canada.ca Blog

Is it Possible to Calm the InsurTech Blizzard?

We are experiencing a blizzard of technologies and processes aimed squarely at changing the insurance industry. Early implementations show that there are opportunities to improve the business of insurance, but some of the edges are fuzzy. The new technologies rely on a new business model that can be a bit threatening. So, What’s New ……. Read more »

The Future of Insurance Work?

The insurance industry has a reputation for being a stable, consistent employer with a structured model for talent acquisition and development. But new demands may require additional skills, training, and terms of engagement to meet an emerging disruption. We’d like your thoughts. Insurers and Future Work The noted futurist David Smith produced a white paper… Read more »

The Future of Work, Platforms, and Insurance

The on-demand  economy is driving new methods of work. New products and services  that leverage digital tools are emerging rapidly. Much of the development – and use – of these tools occurs outside of traditional work arrangements. Until recently, this had little impact on insurance, but that is changing. The nature of work is changing… Read more »